LAHORE-Pakistani fashion is all set to take England by storm this summer. Pakistan Fashion Week Season 9 will be held on June 4 and 5 at Grand Connaught Rooms 61-65 Great Queen St, London WC2B. Later on June 6 & 7 exhibition will be held in Manchester at Bombay Store.

It is pertinent to mention here that Pakistan Fashion week is the brainchild of Team Riwayat which is headed up by a team of directors from across Pakistan, India and the United Kingdom. Adnan Ansari, Co-Founder and Creative Director, is an award-winning designer combining a successful TV and events career with 24 years fashion experience. Chris East, Co-Founder and Executive Director, is a charity fundraising specialist currently campaigning for Homeless Young People in the City of London while Harsahiba Sethi Kaur, Programme Director, was a senior stylist at Cosmopolitan India after studying at London College of Fashion. Together with over 100 trained volunteers and contracted professionals, the Riwayat team makes PFW possible.

PFW 9 will feature the best presentation of Pakistan’s fusion of east-west fashion under a western roof ever. With over 36 leading and emerging designers presenting their latest collections on the biggest Catwalk to date in London, PFW9 promises to excite and captivate a global audience. Nabila the famous stylist from Pakistan will style the models for the ramp show and the show will feature Pakistani top models alongside British models. The designers include Agha Noor, Ahsan’s men’s wear, Al Zohaib Textile, Ayesha Aejaz, Ayesha Imran, Bombay stores, Diva by Sana Rashid, Erum Jamal, Fauzia Hammad, Gul Ahmed Textiles, Hamna Amir, Hassan Jan, Iqra Saqib, Ismail Farid, Jazib Qamar, Khadija and Ubaid, Lajwanti by Ana, Madiha Gohar, Mazz jee, Moazzam Abbasi, Najwa Imran, Noorulain Khokar, Rani Emaan, Rawaj by Pinx, Rozina Muneeb, Sadaf Amir, Mahogany by Sam Dada, Sara Salman, Shakir, Shamaeel Ansari, Shazia Kiani, Shereen Saleem, Sonali Malhotra and Umsha by Uzma Babar.  The shows have been categorized into three slots and each slot will showcase 12 designers on the ramp. An exhibition has also been arranged by the Riwayat Team in London at the show venue for two days and then in Manchester for two days giving Pakistani designers an opportunity to sell their collections to the buyers in UK.